Lives of the artists: masterpieces, messes (and what the neighbors thought)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Series:
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
Most people can name some famous artists and recognize their best-known works. But what's behind all that painting, drawing, and sculpting? What was Leonardo da Vinci's snack of choice while he painted Mona Lisa’s mysterious smile? Why did Georgia O'Keeffe find bones so appealing? Who called Diego Rivera "Frog-Face"? And what is it about artists that makes both their work and their lives so fascinating—to themselves, to their curious neighbors, and to all of us? This book presents the humor and the tragedy in twenty artists' lives as no biography has done before.
More Details
Contributors:
ISBN:
9780152001032

Also in This Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID fea99604-200c-3df0-4793-303eb41a6b3b
Grouping Title lives of the artists masterpieces messes and what the neighbors thought
Grouping Author krull kathleen
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-15 04:48:38AM
Last Indexed 2018-10-15 04:52:00AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Hewitt, Kathryn.
author Krull, Kathleen.
author2-role Hewitt, Kathryn.
author_display Krull, Kathleen
collection_arlington Kids Nonfiction
detailed_location_arlington Central Kids Nonfiction, Shirlington Kids Nonfiction
display_description

From Da Vinci to Warhol, each of these 20 artists is respectfully exposed for their idiosyncracies as well as their contributions to the history of art. What they ate, what they wore, who they loved and who their friends were - it's all here.

ARTISTS INCLUDED:

  • Da Vinci
  • Michelangelo
  • Bruegel
  • Anguissola
  • Rembrandt
  • Hokusai
  • Cassatt
  • Van Gogh
  • Kollwitz
  • Matisse
  • Picasso
  • Chagall Duchamp
  • O'Keeffe
  • Johnson
  • Dali
  • Noguchi
  • Rivera & Kahlo
  • Warhol
format_arlington Book, eAudiobook
format_category_arlington Audio Books, Books, eBook
id fea99604-200c-3df0-4793-303eb41a6b3b
isbn , 9780152001032
item_details ils:.b12599438|.i10127264|Shirlington Kids Nonfiction|J 709.22 K94L|||1|false|false|||||Lost and Missing|Oct 06, 2016|sjn||, ils:.b12599438|.i10127276|Central Kids Nonfiction|J 709.22 K94L|||1|false|false|||||Due Oct 30, 2018|Oct 07, 2018|cjn||, overdrive:34581916-f6ab-48ca-89ed-72650c0957e4|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Available Online||||
itype_arlington , Hardback
last_indexed 2018-10-15T08:52:00.889Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington J 709.22 K94L, Online OverDrive
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
owning_location_arlington Central, Shirlington
primary_isbn 9780152001032
publishDate 1995
record_details ils:.b12599438|Book|Books|First edition.|English|Harcourt Brace,|[1995]|96 pages : color ; 26 cm., overdrive:34581916-f6ab-48ca-89ed-72650c0957e4|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Audio Bookshelf,LLC||
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_arlington
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:.b12599438 .i10127264 Currently Unavailable Lost and Missing false false true false false true 9999
ils:.b12599438 .i10127276 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true 9999
overdrive:34581916-f6ab-48ca-89ed-72650c0957e4 -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
series Lives of
series_with_volume Lives of|
subject_facet Artists, Artists -- Biography, Artists and community
title_display Lives of the artists : masterpieces, messes (and what the neighbors thought)
title_full Lives of the Artists Masterpieces, Messes (And What the Neighbors Thought), Lives of the artists : masterpieces, messes (and what the neighbors thought) / written by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Kathryn Hewitt
title_short Lives of the artists :
title_sub masterpieces, messes (and what the neighbors thought)
topic_facet History, Juvenile Nonfiction